Translating Aurum with WPML

Aurum is WPML compatible, this plugins is a premium plugin and can be purchased from the official WPML site so in order to make this theme work with it you should install the following plugins:

So those are WPML plugins that you need for every multilingual site and they will let you build complete multilingual sites and translate them conveniently.

So what they do:

  • WPML Multilingual CMS — The core plugin turns WordPress multilingual. It adds the basic translation controls and allows translating content.
  • WPML String Translation — The String Translation plugin allows to translate interface strings directly from within WordPress without having to use .mo files. The String Translation plugin allows more than just translating static texts. It also lets you translate user-generated texts that are outside of posts and pages. For example, the tagline and SEO data.
  • WPML Translation Management — When your clients receive their newly created multilingual site, your work ends and their work begins. The Translation Management plugin helps site admins manage their translation work. They will turn normal users into translators, send jobs to them and track progress of the site’s translation status.
  • WPML Media — Translate images, this plugin allows using the WordPress Gallery in different languages. You can control which images will display for each language.


Getting started

Make sure that the Aurum theme is activated, by going to the Appearance > Themes page.

Make sure that the WPML Multilingual CMS, WPML String Translation, WPML Translation Management, and WPML Media Translation plugins are activated.


Translating your pages

With WPML, you can also translate any types of contents in your site, including pages and posts. For an easy start, read our Getting Started Guide.


Translating pages built with WPBakery Page Builder

The Aurum theme comes bundled with WPBakery Page Builder plugin. Visit WPML documentation page for exact steps on how to translate contents build with WPBakery Page Builder.


Adding translation support for custom WPBakery Page Builder modules

WPML allows you to manually enable the translation of custom WPBakery Page Builder modules and modules’ attributes. Check out our guide on defining page builder shortcodes in the language configuration file.


Translating texts from Aurum theme, plugins and other places

Besides contents coming from posts and pages on your site, there are usually some texts coming from other places. Most common examples are themes and plugins. To learn how to translate these texts, read our documentation page about translating strings.


Translating Aurum’s menus

WPML allows you to easily synchronize between your language’s menus. We recommend that you see our full documentation explaining how to translate a menu.


Translating Slider Revolution

The theme comes with the powerful Slider Revolution plugin. WPML team prepared a dedicated documentation that explains how to translate sliders built with Slider Revolution.


Here you will find WPML documentation and information that can help you to translate your site.

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